Book Reviews: How to Write Book Reviews
A book review is both a description and an evaluation of a book. It should focus on the book's purpose, contents, and authority.
Scan the Book's Preliminaries
Before beginning to read, consider the following:
1. Title - What does it suggest?
2. Preface - Provides important information on the author's purpose in writing the book and will help you to determine the success of the work.